Artwork / high school and college / Ida and Lily

soft ground intaglio print of two old women
Gwenn Seemel
Ida and Lily
1997
intaglio print on paper
4 x 4 inches

I credit the printmaking I did in high school with making me the artist I am today. I barely knew how to draw when my mother signed me up for the intaglio class, and that medium’s crosshatch-happy nature seeped into everything I did forever after! For more about the evolution of my style, check out this video.